The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 122 127 108
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 18 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 0.59% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.70% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 15
Median salary £23,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.85% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £37,900 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
System Testing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2023 1724 1601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.60% 84.93% 84.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1405 1407
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

System Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Birmingham region.

System Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 30 (76.92%) Integration Testing
2 18 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 18 (46.15%) Performance Testing
2 18 (46.15%) Regression Testing
3 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
3 17 (43.59%) Unit Testing
4 16 (41.03%) QA
4 16 (41.03%) Test Planning
4 16 (41.03%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (41.03%) Defect Management
4 16 (41.03%) C
5 15 (38.46%) Finance
5 15 (38.46%) Data Centre
5 15 (38.46%) Mentoring
5 15 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (38.46%) Functional Testing
5 15 (38.46%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (38.46%) Time Management
6 8 (20.51%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (20.51%) SAP FI
6 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing
6 8 (20.51%) Publishing
6 8 (20.51%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (20.51%) SAP CO
6 8 (20.51%) Retail
6 8 (20.51%) SAP
6 8 (20.51%) Data Mapping
6 8 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (20.51%) Legacy Data Mapping
7 7 (17.95%) Test Automation

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.82%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (20.51%) SAP CO
2 8 (20.51%) SAP FI
2 8 (20.51%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) HTTP
1 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) OLAP
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (2.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) HP UFT
2 5 (12.82%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) SilkTest
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing
2 8 (20.51%) Publishing
2 8 (20.51%) Retail
3 7 (17.95%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) QA Manager
1 15 (38.46%) QA Test Manager
1 15 (38.46%) Test Manager
2 9 (23.08%) Consultant
3 8 (20.51%) SAP CO Consultant
3 8 (20.51%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (20.51%) SAP FI Consultant
3 8 (20.51%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Software Tester
4 6 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Tester
5 5 (12.82%) Test Leader
6 4 (10.26%) Lead Test Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) SAP Financial Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Functional Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Performance Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.56%) EDI
3 1 (2.56%) jQuery
3 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 15 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (12.82%) User Experience
4 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.56%) AS400
5 1 (2.56%) Derivative
5 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Integration Testing
2 18 (46.15%) Performance Testing
2 18 (46.15%) Regression Testing
2 18 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (43.59%) Unit Testing
4 16 (41.03%) Defect Management
4 16 (41.03%) Test Planning
5 15 (38.46%) Functional Testing
5 15 (38.46%) Mentoring
5 15 (38.46%) Time Management
6 8 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (20.51%) Data Mapping
6 8 (20.51%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (20.51%) Legacy Data Mapping
7 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.26%) SDLC
8 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (10.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) C
2 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) VB
4 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) ISTQB
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) SAP
3 6 (15.38%) HP
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago